...Pam Proctor’s clients have been admitted to such colleges as: Amherst, Harvard, Cornell, Wesleyan, Princeton, Johns Hopkins, Notre Dame,  Georgetown, Bowdoin, Davidson, Stanford, University of Pennsylvania, Dartmouth, Williams, Columbia, Vanderbilt, Tufts, Georgia Tech, SMU, Wheaton (IL), Case Western Reserve, Purdue, Elon, Clemson, University of Florida, Miami University of Ohio, U Colorado Boulder, University of Miami, Colorado College, Penn State, Tulane, Boston College, Rutgers, College of Charleston, University of Maryland, University of Georgia, Juniata, University of New Hampshire, Baylor, Florida State, University of Michigan, University of Virginia, George Washington University, Northwestern, William and Mary, Vassar, MIT, UC Berkeley, UC San Diego, Emory, Santa Clara University, New York University, Bates, Wellesley, Washington University in St. Louis, Colby, University of Southern California, Washington & Lee, Wake Forest, Syracuse, Union College, Trinity College, Boston University, Pitzer, University of Maryland, Mount Holyoke College, Villanova, and accelerated medical programs…

"At one time or another, and sometimes all at once, Pam Proctor…has been a rookie reporter, freelance writer, senior editor for Parade magazine, celebrity author, cofounder of a teen writing seminar, independent college consultant and cheerleader."

—"Cheerleader Extraordinaire,”
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"Picking the essays is as important as writing them,” says Pam. "After that, the stories write themselves.”

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"The Secrets of College Admissions"
Pam Proctor, author of The College Hook joins a panel of professionals at webcast

Pam Proctor featured on September 15, 2010 Webcast sponsored by unigo, WSJ on Campus, and
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Welcome to Pam Pam is an author, lecturer, college admissions consultant as well as a seminar leader for the Teen Writers Workshops in Vero Beach Florida and Hanoi Vietnam
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